BBL: Leicester Riders and Sheffield Sharks join Worcester Wolves at summit
Leicester Riders and Sheffield Sharks moved level with Worcester Wolves at the top of the British Basketball League.
Last Updated: 03/11/13 7:50pm
The Wolves suffered their first defeat of the BBL season against Plymouth Raiders on Saturday and the Riders and Sharks took full advantage on Sunday.
The Riders were 37-29 down to Durham Wildcats at halfway but they turned it around, restricting their hosts to just 19 points in the second half of the match to win 75-58.
Rashad Hassan led the way with 23 points, two ahead of team-mate Anthony Downing.
Victor Moses led all scorers with 24 points but he ended up on the losing side as Sheffield Sharks came from 55-53 down at the end of the third quarter to win 72-66 at Cheshire Phoenix.
Glasgow Rocks led from start to finish as they beat Manchester Giants 100-86 to claim just their second victory of the season.
The Giants' David Aliu topped the scoring with 24 with Chez Marks leading the way for the Rocks with 21.